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Name: Elizabeth Walsh Age: 63 Address: 161 Boutelle St. Family: Married to Jim Walsh for 43 years, 11 nieces and nephews and 9 great nieces and nephews Occupation: Professor of criminal justice at Fitchburg State University …
FITCHBURG -- Two City Council newcomers will vie for the Ward 6 seat in the municipal election on…
Saturday, Oct. 7 * State Senate candidate Sue Chalifoux Zephir will make an announcement on transportation and the Fair Share Amendment, which add a tax of 4 percent on every dollar over an annual income of $1…
FITCHBURG -- A dangerousness hearing scheduled for a man wounded by police in an exchange of gunfire last week in Lunenburg was postponed Friday after the court was told he had surgery that morning on his injured right…
LEOMINSTER -- The Montachusett Regional Planning Commission knows planning takes time. Cutting the ribbon on their new Leominster office space Friday morning was no…
NEWBURYPORT — When Newburyport High School Principal Mike Parent reviews his background of more than four decades in education, his recollection focuses on a career that has included many facets of a…
10.07 / 11:59
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The annual Bates Elementary School Pumpkin Fair will take place on Saturday, October 14, 10am – 2pm at 116 Elmwood Rd.  The rain-or-shine event is the Bates PTO’s biggest fundraiser for the year and it is always a fun day — think games, prizes, a haunted house, treats, and m…
10.07 / 11:24
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Oktoberfest is known for it's beer and bratwurst. Saturday, it returns to…
10.07 / 05:11
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Local social service agencies could face cuts if congress gets their…
10.07 / 05:11
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10.07 / 04:18
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Clark County voters approved a bond issue to build the Indian Pride Learning Center, but not enough to fund what contractors want to build…
10.07 / 00:43
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The city of Kahoka has continued its efforts to eliminate eyesores from its…
10.07 / 00:43
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Click here to find tickets to fly SkyWest in and out of Quincy. Related stories: "SkyWest awarded Quincy EAS contract" "Mixed opinions on possible new airline at Quincy Regional…
10.07 / 00:43
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Officials broke ground this afternoon on the future Adams County Jail site in Quincy. In addition to the jail, the new 32-point-5-million dollar facility will house the sheriff's office and Quincy Police Department. Officials said this is a much-needed upgrades and space.  Chief Brain Copley said the law enforcement will be back under one…
10.07 / 00:43
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Fish, turtles, and crawdads - oh my. That was the name of the event at Quincy Public Library today. The nature conservation department brought in fish, turtles, and crawdads for children to see and learn…
10.07 / 00:43
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"It's been devastating both in terms of the operation of the court and the lives of the court employees," said Susan Goldberg, the circuit executive for the Court of Appeals in Boston, after Hurricane Maria damaged federal courthouses in San…
10.07 / 00:34
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On his ninth record, The Michael Character brings his political folk punk to the same level of jovial edge as Jeff…
10.07 / 00:18
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METHUEN — The Methuen Police Department is charging a juvenile in connection with a threat made against a parochial school in the city earlier this week. A male juvenile student male student from Presentation of Mary Academy will be summonsed to Lawrence Juvenile District Court for Willfully Communicating or Causing to be Communicated a Threat. On Wednesday, […
10.06 / 22:52
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The Rise and Fall of Industry in the Lower Falls Saturday, October 7 2017 at 10:00 a.m. This 90-minute tour will begin at the Charles River behind Starbucks at 2322 Washington Street in Newton. We’ll explore and discuss industry in the Lower Falls from the 17th century through the 20th century. Participants should expect to […
10.06 / 21:44
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Margot Madden spent her week with a few celebrities… well, seal-ebrities. Sealonardo DiCaprio and Giseal Bundchen are the young seals currently being rehabilitated at the National Marine Life Center in Bourne. Madden, the animal care and volunteer manager, lives in Onset and has worked for the center for three years since getting her degree in marine science. The National Marine Life Center is a non-profit animal …